New York Times, Tuesday, October 19, 1982

Author: Whitten
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Whitten has 51 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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1. Boyish actor? : LADD
5. 60 grains : DRAM
9. Word with boat or ship : STEAM
14. Player who is not a Gehrig? : ALOU
15. Comic strip : POGO
16. "I cannot ___ lie" : TELLA
17. Animated cartoon character : WOODYWOODPECKER
20. "Don't ___ boy to do . . . " : SENDA
21. Coast : FREEWHEEL
22. Jane with a certain mien? : EYRE
24. ___ breve : ALLA
25. Fuel : GAS
27. Some Eur. emigrants : DPS
29. Arithmetic for Tom Kite : STROKES
34. Goya's duchess : ALBA
36. Particle for Bohr : ION
38. Reside : DWELL
39. Re-enlist, in G.I. lingo : REUP
40. Understandable : CLEAR
43. Gaelic : ERSE
44. The Red ___ : BARON
46. Uncle, in Madrid : TIO
47. Type of coffee : DRIP
48. Airport aides : SKYCAPS
51. Roy's first name? : ROB
53. However : YET
54. Easy's partner : NICE
56. A fearful Scott? : DRED
58. Hint : INSINUATE
63. Rich tapestry : ARRAS
66. Comic strip : DENNISTHEMENACE
68. Choice : ELITE
69. Tiller : HELM
70. One-act play : SKIT
71. Singers : ALTOS
72. Otherwise : ELSE
73. Hay-spreading chaps? : TEDS
1. Rules : LAWS
2. Drug source : ALOE
3. Comic strip : DOONESBURY
4. Fuddy's follower : DUDDY
5. Manhole initials : DPW
6. What the irate raise : ROOF
7. Greek market : AGORA
8. Poses : MODELS
9. Manorial manager : STEWARD
10. Inst. at Lubbock, Tex. : TECH
11. Actress Sommer : ELKE
12. Who is Peggy? : ALEE
13. Clayey soil : MARL
18. Three feet : YARD
19. Skin : PELT
23. Poem about Odysseus : EPIC
25. Clothes : GARBS
26. " . . . this world is all ___": Cummings : ALEAK
28. Sunny fellow? : SOL
30. Had creditors : OWED
31. Comic strip : KERRYDRAKE
32. Dairy maid? : ELSIE
33. "Washington ___ here" : SLEPT
35. N.T. book : APOC
37. Snare : NET
41. Expose : AIR
42. Crucifix : ROOD
45. Nurses, in Liverpool : NANNIES
49. Papal name : PIUS
50. Criticize severely : SCATHE
52. Hillside, in Glasgow : BRAE
55. Service-station lass? : ETHEL
57. Max ___, German painter : ERNST
58. Concept : IDEA
59. Curious girl? : NELL
60. Mr. Dithers's fit : SNIT
61. Division word : INTO
62. Conger and moray : EELS
64. Corrosive : ACID
65. Tennis units : SETS
67. Mrs., in Limoges : MME

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